What is the salary of an Economist?

The average salary of an Economist in United States is $48.8. Salaries start from around $24.0 and go up to $76. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$76
Starting ($24.01)
Junior ($32.39)
Experienced ($44.75)
Senior ($60.69)
Highest ($76.0)
Highest

The top 10% of Economists in United States earn:

$76
Senior

The top 25% of Economists in United States earn:

$60.7
Experienced

The middle 50% of Economists in United States earn:

$44.8
Junior

The bottom 25% of Economists in United States earn:

$32.4
Starting

The bottom 10% of Economists in United States earn:

$24.0

Historical salary

Economist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 50.1 7
Alaska 42.3 20
Arizona 36.4 27
Arkansas 32.6 39
California 47.0 11
Colorado 42.6 19
Connecticut 43.3 18
Delaware 34.2 33
District of Columbia 56.1 5
Florida 36.8 26
Georgia 45.9 14
Hawaii 31.7 40
Idaho 27.5 45
Illinois 48.6 9
Indiana 95.3 1
Iowa 32.8 37
Kansas 33.5 34
Kentucky 29.8 43
Louisiana 46.7 12
Maine 34.7 32
Maryland 51.7 6
Massachusetts 45.8 15
Michigan 39.1 23
Minnesota 31.3 42
Mississippi 32.7 38
Missouri 45.5 16
Montana 43.9 17
New Hampshire 34.8 31
New Jersey 47.9 10
New Mexico 28.9 44
New York 57.1 4
North Carolina 46.5 13
Ohio 59.2 2
Oklahoma 35.7 28
Oregon 38.6 24
Pennsylvania 42.1 21
South Carolina 33.5 35
Tennessee 40.5 22
Texas 49.1 8
Utah 35.7 29
Vermont 35.4 30
Virginia 57.8 3
Washington 38.6 24
West Virginia 23.8 46
Wisconsin 33.5 36
Wyoming 31.5 41
Puerto Rico 18.0 47

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